Where Did I Lose You?

If I could find you, like that piece of paper accidentally swept beneath the rug, this would be so much easier. But you’re a mere dream. A piece of me that lingers near and yet seems forever out of reach.

Although, I didn’t really understand you, or know of your existence I feel you were there from the beginning. You were there when as a child, I would stare up at the clouds to find Continue reading

Wasted Wishes ~ A Short Story

“Robin? Robin, where are you?” Blake tried to shout, but his voice was nothing more than a hoarse whisper.

His eyes burned as he scanned what was left of the house after the explosion. He had no idea how it had happened or how he was still alive, but he was and now he had to find Robin.

Blake cleared his throat, trying to get rid of the smoke that still hung in the air. Trying to get rid of ache Continue reading

What If?

I sat in the mall food court with my soaking wet umbrella leaning against the table. I reached to take the lid off my small double-double and felt the tape rip at the skin at my inner elbow.  I smelled the coffee, relieved to be done and over with the blood test I’d just come from.

I took my time with the steak and cheese panini I’d grabbed from Tim Horton’s and let my coffee Continue reading